Other than everyday cleansing, toning and moisturizing, the skin also needs detoxification. Detoxification is an additional beauty approach on the skin such that all its dirt and dust content is extracted and washed off.
Every day when we wash or clean our face and body, the topical layer of dirt and dust gets cleared. With skin detoxification, a deep cleaning is done that clears off the existing layers of pollutants on the skin cells and tissues.
We have listed a few recommended natural ingredients that you can use to do skin detoxification right at home.
Use these natural ingredients to detoxify your skin every alternate week and in a month's time, you will see a big difference in the skin texture and complexion. Take a look.
To detoxify your skin with jojoba oil, first, moisturize your skin with a spoon of jojoba oil. Wait for five minutes till the oil sets in your skin cells and pores. Use a neat cotton pad to wipe off the jojoba oil from your skin.
The second ingredient in the list is curd which is very simple to get. You can use curd for skin detoxification on an everyday basis. Always use hung curd, and massage it all over your face and skin for at least 15 minutes and then wash off. Do not compromise on the amount of curd, as less of it will make it tough to massage all over.
Tomato and Sugar
The tomato and sugar work like a scrub for the skin that clears all clogged skin pores and cells. Cut half a tomato, take one slice and a bowl of granular sugar. Dab the sugar on the tomato and scrub your skin with this. On one hand, the tomato juice will moisturize and soften your skin and on the other, the sugar will exfoliate.
Sugar and Lemon
Among the natural detoxifiers of the skin, another scrub recipe is sugar and lemon. Squeeze lemon juice first in a bowl. Add granular sugar to it such that both are consistently mixed. Now using your hands, scrub it especially on the blackheads and whiteheads. Please note, do not scrub on the skin with pimples, acne or rash.
Yeast and Lemon
This is a skin detoxifying pack in which you have to combine two ingredients - yeast and lemon. In a tablespoon of yeast, mix three to five tablespoons of lemon juice. Apply and wait for it to dry and then wash off using lukewarm water. You will instantly see the detoxification result on your skin.
In the skin detoxification process, you can also use a toner. The good part about toner is, after preparing, these can be preserved in the refrigerator for up to two weeks. Coming to basil toner, the preparation is very simple, you have to blend fresh basil leaves in the blender and then, use a strainer to collect the fresh toner. For complete skin detoxification, soak a cotton pad in the basil toner and then, massage it all over your skin and face.
For this one blend cucumber pieces, strain and collect the toner. This can also be preserved in the refrigerator. The best part about cucumber toner is, it has versatile uses, that is, the same can be applied on the under-eye area to remove dark skin as well. Spraying cucumber toner every day before makeup also acts as a light primer. So, once you make the cucumber toner, there is no way you can waste it.
Almond, Sugar, Cream And Olive Oil
In this skin detoxifier, you will require two kinds of sugar - white and brown in the same ratio. To the sugar mix, add crushed almond and mix the three ingredients. Lastly, make it into a paste by adding some olive oil to it. This cannot be preserved for future use and should be used as fresh as possible. Also, after massaging this on the skin, allow it dry for a minimum of 15 minutes.